The "Creativity Integration Design Center" was established in response to the need of our country's
cultural and creative industry’s development. The objective of this Center is industrial planning and
cross-field design integration, and by putting together all the efforts by our teachers in Department
of Creative Design, we integrate cross-field design knowledge including spaces, products, audio
communication and digital media, which facilitates the cooperation between schools and the
industries to develop and provide thorough information services in the design field. In response to our
country's need of cultural and creative industry and the upgrade of design intergration , we introduce the creative thinking and design innovation methods, and conduct cross-field integration of local design, marketing and business based on professional knowledge and humanities conservation of our daily life cultures.
Cultural and creative industry originates from the accumulation of creativity and culture; through the formation and practice of intellectual property rights, it has the potential of creating wealth and job opportunities, and is able to enhance the whole living standards. To this date, the "Creative design industry" has been promoted, which includes pursuing the beauty of innovation in daily lives, and is part of the cultural and creative industry. Therefore, the core value of "Creativity Integration Design Center" is to integrate creative design industry's core knowledge, and to provide the Industry with in-depth experiences and high quality sense of beauty. In response to the need for our country's cultural and creative industry's development, through the cross-field integration design (integrative experiencing economy including service, places, activities and commercial products), we aim at upgrading the industry's quality and strengthening cultural depth. With various local values and creative development originating from daily lives as the core, this Center is positioned as "Creative design and local business operation professional center" that bears the responsibility of enhancing local development and culture inheritance, which means that the goal of this Center is to provide related knowledge and service of creative design and local design, to meet the need for our country's cultural and creative industry and design service.In response to our country's need for cultural and creative industry and the upgrade of integration design during our society's development, we introduce the creative thinking and design innovation methods, and conduct cross-field integration of local design, marketing and business based on professional knowledge and humanities conservation of our daily life cultures.
"Creative Design" is a new title, and the Department of Creative Design in our school defines it as "Activating tradition with creativity, constructing the new patterns of modern lives, and creating designs with in-depth experiences and high quality sense of beauty." Therefore, the development of this center's professional projects is categorized mainly by the following six operation directions: lifestyle industrial arts, lifestyle aesthetics, creative industry, cultural commercial products design, field domains activation design and activities design, and with the help of integration design time we introduce the concept of culture and creative industry's development and operation.
In response to society's development and industry's needs, we set up effective methods of professional development and industry-school collaborations, seeking for and making good use of related resources to conduct systematic and integrative industry-school collaborations, technologies development and professional services, which can be integrated with teaching to provide students with learning and internship opportunities, in order to gain substantial benefits. In the future, the operating directions are as follows:
1. Emphasizing the integration of design and industry development, and following the cross-field development trend.
2. Implementing the education philosophy of teaching practice development, and promoting the mechanism of industry-school collaborations.
3. Popularizing the creative design industry, and actively pushing for international, cross-school and with-industry-field interactions.